WIFI connectivity problem with HP Probook 4540s (228 Views)
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RoufZargar
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WIFI connectivity problem with HP Probook 4540s

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I am facing wifi connectivity issues with my HP Probook 4540s. The issue has worsened since i upgraded to windows 8.1. Its very annoying, though the wifi icon in taskbar shows better signal strength (4 Bars) but when i ping any site in cmd prompt, It says "Request Timed Out". Once i take my laptop very very near to wifi router, the connectivity resumes. But if i move again a few yards away from modem, it loses the connectivity again. The issue happens with my HP Probook 4540s only as I have a HP mini with windows 7 which works fine even at 20 Metre distance from router. I sought help from HP support assistant but all in vain. Any help in this regard is welcome.

 

 

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Re: WIFI connectivity problem with HP Probook 4540s

RoufZagar

 

Check your Bios Version and made a update

 

deactivate every time the Virusscanner for updates

 

Check your WLAN with inSSIDer 3.1.2.1

http://www.techspot.com/downloads/5936-inssider.html

 

Post your WLAN Card Name Broadcom?

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